We've moved: Please note our new address and phone number

106 Bloomsbury Avenue Catonsville, Maryland 21228
Phone 443-809-0800  Fax 443-809-1050
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School Vision Statement

Catonsville Elementary School staff and community will work collaboratively to ensure  that all students become responsible students, productive citizens and life-long learners.  Our goal for students is for them to become college and career ready for a global society upon graduation from Baltimore County Public Schools.


School Mission Statement

The mission of Catonsville Elementary School is to provide a positive and safe school environment where students and adults feel welcomed and respected. Catonsville Elementary is committed to providing rigorous instructional access and opportunities designed to meet the needs of all students. Staff and students will work to create skilled problem solvers, collaborative partners, and effective communicators that are college and career ready. Together with parents, we will encourage the development of lifelong learners, globally competitive, and productive members of society.

School Hours
Doors Open 8:25 am
School Day Begins 8:40 am   School Day Ends 3:10 pm
Registrations by appointment only 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

Parking at CES
Catonsville Elementary School's parking lot is located off of Bloomingdale Ave.  Please park only in the back lot.  The numbered spaces are reserved for our teachers and staff.  Please do not park in the parking lots of adjacent businesses. 



Community Open House:  Thursday, November 10th 5-7pm:  Our new school will be open for the community, parents and former students to see!  Stop by for a tour and learn about our 21st Century learning environment!!

Halloween:  Monday, October 31st  is Halloween.  Often, celebrating Halloween during the school day creates safety and religious and/or cultural concerns.  However, the tradition at Catonsville Elementary has been for grade levels to plan creative, fun and meaningful learning experiences connected to the learning standards and curriculum.  These activities usually allow students to dress in a manner connected to the activity and within the BCPS Student Handbook.  Below is a summary of each grade level’s activities.  We know that our students and teachers are looking forward to the activities of the day!





Fun Fall Day

Wear Orange


Farm Day & Pumpkin Tasks

Wear Farmers Outfits

Grade 1

Career Day

Wear Career Dress as Assigned

Grade 2

Famous American Presentations

Dress as a Famous American

Grade 3

Stories that Teach & Character Presentations

Dress as a Storybook Character as Assigned

Grade 4

Content Activities: Pumpkin Estimation, Spooky Stories, “Gak”

Wear Orange and Green

Grade 5

Spooky Story Writing & Readings

Wear PJ’s or Comfortable Clothing

*No look-alike weapons/tools and/or slippers are permitted.

Save the Date:  American Education Week is November 14th thru 18th.    Visitation will be from 9 am - 12 pm on the dates below.  We encourage parents and visitors to come in now to get their IDs scanned for our Raptor Identification System.

Monday, 11/14 3rd Grade
Tuesday, 11/15 4th Grade & PreK
Wednesday, 11/16 2nd & 5th
Thursday, 11/17 Kindergarten
Friday, 11/18 1st Grade

Grading Policy:  Questions on the new grading policy? Click here for more information.

Newsletter:  We publish the Cubs Chronicle every month.  Click here for the most recent edition.

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